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Daphne Du Maurier (1907–1989)


Daphne Du Maurier was one of the most popular English writers of the 20th Century, when middle-brow genre fiction was accorded a higher level of respect in a more broadly literate age. For her services to literature, she was made a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 1969, the female equivalent of a knighthood. Thus, she achieved ... See full bio »

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The Birds Writer
(1963)
Rebecca Writer
(1940)
(1973)
(1969)

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  Rebecca (novel) (pre-production)
 2017 My Cousin Rachel (based on the novel by)
 2014 Jamaica Inn (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2014) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (2014) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2014) ... (novel)
 2014 Le général du roi (TV Movie) (novel)
 2012 The Scapegoat (story)
 2008 Anamika: The Untold Story (novel - uncredited)
 2008 Rebecca, la prima moglie (TV Movie) (novel)
 1998 Frenchman's Creek (TV Movie) (novel)
 1997 Rebecca (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1997) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... (novel)
 1995 L'auberge de la Jamaïque (TV Movie) (novel)
 1994 The Lifeforce Experiment (TV Movie) (based on short story "The Breakthrough" by)
 1994 The Birds II: Land's End (TV Movie) (short story)
 1989 Utharam (book story)
 1987 Morning Patrol (excerpt)
 1985 Masterpiece Mystery (TV Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- My Cousin Rachel 4 (1985) ... (novel)
- My Cousin Rachel 3 (1985) ... (novel)
- My Cousin Rachel 2 (1985) ... (novel)
- My Cousin Rachel 1 (1985) ... (novel)
 1983 Jamaica Inn (TV Movie) (novel)
 1983 My Cousin Rachel (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1983) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1983) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1983) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1983) ... (novel)
 1982 Guiding Light (TV Series) (certain characters created by - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 15 February 1982 (1982) ... (certain characters created by)
 1979 Rebecca (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1977 Une seconde d'éternité (TV Movie) (short story)
 1975 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Breakthrough (1975)
 1974 Kaniz (novel)
 1974 Rex Harrison Presents Stories of Love (TV Movie) (story - segment "Kiss Me Again Stranger")
 1973 Alta comedia (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Mi Prima Raquel (1973)
 1973 Don't Look Now (story)
 1969 Mi amor por ti (TV Series) (novel - 86 episodes)
- Episode #1.85 (1969) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.84 (1969) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.83 (1969) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.82 (1969) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.81 (1969) ... (novel)
 1969 Urangatha Sundary (story)
 1969 Rebecca (TV Movie) (novel)
 1966 Kiskanç kadin (novel "Rebecca" - uncredited)
 1964 Ocho estrellas en busca del amor (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Mi prima Raquel (1964)
  Grande Teatro Tupi (TV Series) (1 episode, 1958) (novel - 3 episodes, 1952 - 1963)
- Rebecca, a Mulher Inesquecível (1963) ... (novel)
- Fábula de Natal (1958)
- Rebeca (1957) ... (novel)
- Rebeca, a Mulher Inesquecível (1952) ... (novel)
 1963 The Birds (from the story by)
 1962 Theatre '62 (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Rebecca (1962) ... (novel)
 1959 The Scapegoat (novel "The Scapegoat")
 1958 Pursuit (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Kiss Me Again, Stranger (1958) ... (story)
 1958 Suspicion (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Fraction of a Second (1958) ... (story - as Daphne du Maurier)
 1958 September Tide (TV Movie)
 1958 Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (short story: The Little Photographer - 1 episode)
- The Violent Heart (1958) ... (short story: The Little Photographer)
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- September Tide (1956) ... (story)
 1956 H.M. Tennent Globe Theatre (TV Series) (novel "Rebecca" - 1 episode)
- Rebecca (1956) ... (novel "Rebecca")
 1955 Danger (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- The Birds (1955) ... (short story)
 1954 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- September Tide (1954) ... (story)
 1954 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Rebecca (1954) ... (novel)
 1953 The Plymouth Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Split Second (1953) ... (story)
 1953 Suspense (TV Series) (original story by - 1 episode)
- Kiss Me Again, Stranger (1953) ... (original story by)
 1952 My Cousin Rachel (from the novel by - as Daphne du Maurier)
 1952 Broadway Television Theatre (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Rebecca (1952) ... (novel)
 1950-1952 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (story - 2 episodes)
- September Tide (1952) ... (story)
- September Tide (1950) ... (story)
 1950 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Rebecca (1950) ... (novel)
 1948 Repertory Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Rebecca (1948) ... (story)
 1947 Rebecca (TV Movie) (novel)
 1947 Hungry Hill (novel) / (screenplay - as Daphne du Maurier)
 1946 The Years Between (play)
 1944 Frenchman's Creek (novel "Frenchman's Creek")
 1940 Rebecca (celebrated novel)
 1939 Jamaica Inn (novel - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Her play, "September Tide," was performed at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, Massachusetts with Gertrude Lawrence in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Print Biographies | 7 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Daphne du Maurier
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Trivia:

She was only nine days older than Laurence Olivier, who played Maximilian de Winter in Rebecca (1940), the adaptation of her 1938 novel of the same name. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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